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Continuing Education Cycle 
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OAA Reveals its 2024 OAA Awards Winners
Celebrating the best in achievements by Ontario practices and architects, the OAA is thrilled to announce the 10 winners in this year’s Design Excellence Awards, the recipients of the Lifetime Design Achievement Award, New Medal of Service, The Best Emerging Practice and the new additions to the Honour Roll.
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2024 People’s Choice Award
The OAA invites you to vote for your favourite project from this year's Design Excellence winners. Voting is open until April 18, 2024, 11:59 EST.
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Conference 2024 
Conference Registration is now available! Check out the Conference Program to see the the wide array of sessions, tours and special events available! 
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OAA Landscape Design Competition
The OAA has launched an anonymous, juried Landscape Design Competition for its headquarters. Learn more about the competition and timelines, and watch an information video and check out the design brief.

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Updates on Legislation Related to Limited Licences
Learn more about critical information related to the Court Order that affects those who were enrolled in the OAA Technology Program or a Licensed Technologist OAA, as well as updates on legislative changes that would allow limited licences.


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OAA ConEd Webinar Series

The OAA's Continuing Education Webinar series is live and offered weekly— sessions run on most Thursdays from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm with closed-captioning.

Access to Architecture

The Access to Architecture page is a portal that makes it easy for anyone to learn more about how to get involved in the field of architecture.

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Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

This portal provides key links and references to the OAA’s equity, diversity, and inclusion work and includes relevant news, events, and reports.

Climate Action

The climate change emergency's far reaching effects have positioned it as one of the defining global challenges today. Find tools, resources, and more related to climate action in the architecture profession.

Contracts for Professional Services

The OAA offers access to a suite of free, downloadable standardized contracts to make it easier for architectural professionals and their clients or consultants to enter into fair, balanced business relationships.

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Vision, Mandate, and Strategic Plan

Learn more about the Ontario Association of Architects’ vision, mission, and priorities to better understand its goals and approaches. Click here the view the Strategic plan.

Hiring the Right Professional

Are you looking to work with an Architect? Find a Certificate of Practice holder that can offer architectural services to the public in Ontario.

Latest News

Energy and Intensity: OAA Design Excellence Winners Showcased
Architectural News

Performing arts centres in Sudbury and New York City, a number of community centres and a climate change research facility are among the 10 recipients of the Ontario Association of Architects...

Mass Timber at 18 Storeys will Drive Housing Up: Advocates
Architectural News

The Ontario government’s decision to take steps to permit mass timber buildings of up to 18 storeys is being praised by stakeholders as a boost to the mass timber manufacturing sector and a step...

TSA Executive Elected OAA Honorary Member
Architectural News

For his long standing volunteer contributions to the Toronto Society of Architects and the architectural community at large, Kevin McIntosh has been elected as an Honorary Member of the Ontario...

Latest Events

Having issues finding a job in the architectural field, or one that is a good fit for you? Have questions about how to prepare a successful architectural application, including your resume and...

The Spring 2024 Living Luxe Design Show (LLDS) will be an epic space for exhibitors to showcase their latest designs & innovations in the interior & exterior design space mixed with a fashion...

The Humber College Bachelor of Interior Design class of 2024 is poised to showcase their final projects at an exclusive exhibition this April. Titled “Design ON/OFFLINE”, the year-end thesis event...

About the tour: Discover the rich history and design behind Toronto’s changing skylines and shorelines on this full-day bus tour. Get a glimpse at hidden architectural gems from Toronto’s past and...

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OAA Contract Suite

Did you know the OAA offers free contracts for its members and the general public? These downloadable standardized contracts make it easier for all to enter into fair, balanced business relationships.


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Events Calendar

Check out our events calendar for a wide array of online and in-person events. Also submit an event using our new online form.